Highly personal songs addressing both personal and political issues propelled Bill Withers into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Articles by: Kit O'Toole
More than throwaway Yuletide keepsakes, the Beatles’ Christmas discs offer fans a peek into their rapid artistic and personal development.
Kit O’Toole counts down the best Beatles-related releases of the past year, as we celebrated the 50th anniversary of Beatlemania.
Stevie Wonder’s ‘Songs in the Key of Life’ is one of those albums that I can truly say changed my life.
A seemingly straightforward, upbeat rock track from the Beatles instead that tells a bleak story of discontentment.
Scott (Belmo) Belmer’s scrapbook retrospective ‘The Beatles Invade Cincinnati’ captures the hysteria surrounding Beatlemania.
Remembering Manhattan Transfer’s Tim Hauser, who helped open the door to jazz for me.
The Beatles’ often-overlooked “Dig a Pony” is a classic example of John Lennon’s love of wordplay.
‘The Beatles and Me on Tour’ recounts Ivor Davis’ month traveling with the band as an embedded correspondent in 1964.
‘Monty Python’s Total Rubbish’ collects all nine of their UK albums into one hilarious box set.